Suspect arrested in connection to Assumption Parish robbery

Suspect arrested in connection to Assumption Parish robbery

ASSUMPTION PARISH, LA (WVUE) - A 17-year-old Assumption Parish teenager faces simple robbery charges for stealing items from a woman on January 2, 2017.

Authorities say Joseph Thomas attacked a woman as she left work.

The alleged attack happened near Pierre Part in the 3200 block of highway 70 South.

The entire incident was caught on surveillance video from a local business.

Thomas Joseph was taken into custody on Thursday.


If you have additional information on the robbery, contact Sheriff Leland Falcon or Commander Lonny Cavalier at 985-369-7281.

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